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In the age of electronic readers, gargantuan chain stores and online retail sites, independent used bookstores are becoming endangered species.
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Three Pinellas County residents were sentenced to federal prison recently in connection with a joint federal and state investigation resulting in 28 people being arrested on state and federal violations, and the seizure of 13 firearms, cocaine, marijuana, hydrocodone and other narcotics.
Author and longtime Largo resident Laura L. Sullivan could be described as a children's novelist; her middle school fantasies 'Under the Green Hill' and 'Guardian of the Green Hill' are among her best-known work.
After hearing 17 Largo residents, many representing more of the neighbors, complain about extensive sewer problems in the area around Kent Place Dec. 17, Mayor Pat Gerard turned to city staff for an explanation.
Jade Darroch, 3, clings to her mother, Shannyn Darroch, accompanied by, from left, her grandmother Maria Fisher, Largo Fire Lt.
About 19 percent of all F&I managers are women, says Ted Kraybill, president of DeltaTrends, a Largo, Fla.-based research and consulting firm focused on hiring and retention in the auto industry.
Pinellas County Sheriff's deputies assigned to the Major Accident Investigation Team are investigating a four-vehicle crash where three people were injured.
Kelsey joined the Craig family in Largo at 8 weeks old from a small, family breeder in Tampa.
Pinellas County detectives have arrested a Largo man for allegedly molesting a 6-year-old girl at a home on Dec. 15. Detectives began to investigating Adam Bollenback after it was reported that he inappropriately touched the girl as she was sitting on his lap and he sexually gratified himself.
Botany hike at Brooker Creek TARPON SPRINGS - A botany hike will be offered Friday, Dec. 13, 9 to 11 a.m., at Brooker Creek Preserve, 3940 Keystone Road.
The hundreds of tiny Victorian-era figurines almost seem alive. The children skate and sled in their mountain village, bundled against the cold.
The 50-member division 1A Royal Ambassador Marching Band earned a second state championship recently.
The Greater Largo Library Foundation will host an inaugural Holiday Art Show and Sale on Saturdays, Dec. 14 and 21, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the library, 120 Central Park Drive.
Next-door neighbors and members of the Marine Corps League Nancy Bauer, left, and Anita Reed take stock of toys donated by residents of the Island in the Sun, Royal Palms and East Bay Oaks senior communities in Largo.
The Largo Police Department arrested a suspected drug dealer Dec. 13, after about six months of trying to collect evidence against the man, whom police described as 'careful' and 'discrete.'
There is one more chance to watch a boat parade this year. The city of Treasure Island's Christmas Boat Parade and Holiday Celebration is Saturday, Dec. 21 at The Club at Treasure Island, 400 Treasure Island Causeway.